Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Fear is the foundation of most governments.
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Never exceed your rights, and they will soon become unlimited.
In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
If you make peaceful revolution impossible you make violent revolution inevitable